There’s a hell of a lot of bullshit self-help brain-training, memory-boosting, whatever products out there and most of them I don’t even bother looking at in any detail, because I value my emotional stability and life’s just too short. Brain Power Miracle though is worth a mention, purely because of the hilarity of their claims.
The start off with the old canard that we only use a part of our brain – but they go one better than the normal jokers – they say we may only use 2% (but that it ‘isn’t conclusive’). Then:
“Just think about it: what if you could turn your brain into an unstoppable success machine—bringing you all the wealth, success and happiness that you had previously never thought possible?”
And if that wasn’t enough:
“We will show you how to become a genius like Einstein, Mozart, Da Vinci…”
It’s a shame they didn’t employ one of their genius-level users to copy-edit their webpage and remove all the spelling mistakes.
And to finish off, some nice sciencey-looking pictures of frequency spectra:
Only $37.95 for seven CDs full of white-noise and synthesised dying-whale-noises! What are you waiting for people?! Go get it!